Anna Wood is an American actress whose professional career began in 2009. She starred in films such as "Reckless", "Mad Men", "Chronicle" and others. But the real fame was brought to her by the role of Nicole Frischett in the drama series "Deception".
The future actress Anna Wood, whose full name sounds like Anna Elizabeth Wood, was born on December 30, 1985 in the small American town of Mount Airy, North Carolina. Another famous actor, comedian, television producer Andy Griffith was born here.
A street in Mount Airy, North Carolina Photo: G Keith Hall / Wikimedia Commons
Anna became the second child in the family of Bert Wood and Mary Beth Wood. The actress has an older brother, Jarod Wood, and a younger sister, Kathleen Wood. As for the education of the actress, there is little information here. It is only known that she is a graduate of the University of North Carolina School of Art.
Career and creativity
Anna Wood's professional career began in 2009 with a small role in one of the episodes of the popular American television series Detective Rush. She played Christie Duren in a series called "Dead Heat". In the same year, the actress got a minor role in the multi-part film "Dear Doctor", the plot of which revolves around the events in the life of a young ambulance doctor Henry Lawson.
In 2010, Wood made her debut in the feature film Good Guy Johnny directed by Edward Burns. She played a minor character, a girl named Claire. The main roles in the film were played by Max Baker, Kerry Biche and Matt Bush. The actress also starred in the television series Brothers and Sisters and the short films Delusions of Love: A Case Study in Jealousy and 19th Century Formal Wear and Project Layla.
In 2012, Anna Wood played the role of Monica in Josh Trunk's fantasy film The Chronicle. This is a story about two teenagers, Andrew and Matt, who, after going into a mysterious cave, discover paranormal powers. The main characters of the film were played by actors Alex Russell and Dane Dehan, who later became the husband of the actress. Following The Chronicle, Anna starred in episodes of the drama television series NCIS: Los Angeles, Mad Men, and Abode of Lies.
Spouse of Anna Wood, actor Dane DeHaan Photo: Gage Skidmore from Peoria, AZ, United States of America / Wikimedia Commons
The following year, Anna Wood starred as Nicole Frischett in six episodes of the TV series Cheating. In the center of the plot is a girl named Joanna Locasto, who is investigating the death of her close friend Vivian. The television series has been aired on NBC since 2012. But in May 2013 it was decided to close it.
In 2014, the actress appeared in the image of Jamie Sawyer - the main character of the detective series "Reckless", which was broadcast on the CBS channel. But despite the fact that such actors as Cam Gigandet, Sean Hatosi, Georgina Haig and Michael Gladys became Wood's partners on the set, the project was canceled after the first season.
In the same year, she played Sarah Eckhart in the political serial drama Madame Secretary of State. The creator of the series was Barbara Hall, who is known for such projects as Law & Order. Malice”and“Motherland”. The leading role was played by the famous American actress Tea Leoni.
American actress Tea Leoni Photo: Gustavo Fernandez / Wikimedia Commons
Later, Wood played a character named Juliana Barnes, who appears in several episodes of the third season of the crime thriller The Followers. The actress can also be seen in the popular television series The Good Wife, Mr. Bull and Falling Water.
In 2019, Anna Wood joined the main cast of The Codex series, which explores both the professional and personal lives of military lawyers. The film also stars Luke Mitchell, Dana Delaney and Ato Essanda.
Family and personal life
A talented actress, a beautiful woman with a shock of auburn hair and attractive blue eyes, Anna Wood undoubtedly enjoys the attention of the opposite sex. However, for many years she has been in a relationship with Dane Dehaan, who may be familiar to viewers for his roles in the films "Chronicle", "The Amazing Spider-Man." High Voltage”,“NCIS: Los Angeles”and others.
Anna and Dane met in 2006 while students at the University of North Carolina's School of the Arts. The young people met for three years before they decided to formalize their relationship on June 30, 2012. The wedding ceremony took place in the beautiful Blue Ridge area in Virginia.
View of Blue Ridge in Virginia Photo: Gafoto / Wikimedia Commons
In November 2016, the actress for the first time officially announced that a replenishment was expected in their family. And on April 2, 2017, their daughter Bowie Rose Dehan was born. A few years later, namely on December 27, 2019, it became known that Anna was preparing to become a mother again.
The couple shared the news on their Instagram page, where a post was posted under a touching family photo that the Dehaan family was looking forward to having their second child. And it is already known that Anna and Dane will have a son.
Anna Wood and Dane DeHaan are a rare example that clearly demonstrates the possibility of strong, harmonious relationships in a family of Hollywood actors. The actress manages to successfully combine motherhood, the role of a loving wife and a professional actress.